SEN Teaching Assistant Full Time (Monday-Friday) Special Educational Needs Leeds - September 2020
At Celsian Education we are currently working with a Special School in Leeds who currently require an additional teaching assistant to join their successful team from the 7th of September until the end of the academic year. This is initially a temporary role, with the opportunity to then go onto a permanent contract.
The ideal candidate will have prior experience working with children and young people with additional learning needs such as Autism. We are looking for someone who is confident in managing challenging behaviours, defusing situations and making a calm and positive environment for students to progress in. You will be working with the class teacher and other members of support staff to ensure that each student receives the care required to cater for their unique needs.
You must be able to build trusting and meaningful relationships with the students and ensure that they are engaged in learning and activities. Experience assisting non verbal students using visual aids such as PECs and Makaton would be advantageous but training can be provided.
This is a full time role starting this September, we are looking for a committed and passionate teaching assistant who is looking to join a successful team of practitioners and really make a difference! If you think this is you please apply now!
Specifics: - Full time role (Mon-Fri 8:30-15:30) - Pay is between £10 and £12 per hour- You will be working with students with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities.
Important Notice: In order to apply for the above position all applicants must be eligible to work in the UK, or eligible to apply for a relevant work visa. Safeguarding, quality and professionalism is at the heart of what we do. Applicants are required to attend a face to face interview, reference checks and an enhanced DBS disclosure. Celsian Education is committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and young people within education. All of our employees are trained in Safer Recruitment as standard. It is Celsian Educations policy, as a matter of courtesy, to respond to all applications within three working days. However, because of the volume of applications, we are sometimes unable to respond to individual candidates. If we have not contacted you within three working days your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion, please apply for any other position that you may see in the future. Thank you. Celsian Education is a Recruitment Business and is advertising this vacancy on behalf of one of its clients.
Celsian Education are proud to operate the Children & Young People Guarantee, if the quality of work undertaken by someone we place has resulted in a negative impact on children's learning within the school then the client will not be charged.
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